PH Care Centers

Learn More About the PHCC Initiative

Community engagement has been central to the development of the PHCC initiative from the beginning. Webinars have been held informing the community of the development process and details as they became available.

Murali M. Chakinala, MD; Judith L. Germani, RN; Steven M. Kawut, MD, MS; and Joel A. Wirth, MD, FCCP, discuss the PHCC Regional Clinical Program (RCP) criteria. Other topics include: the application process, site review preparation, and the PHA Registry (PHAR).

In this fourth webinar, Murali Chakinala, MD; Michael McGoon, MD; and Olivia Onyeador (PHA) discuss the PHCC Centers of Comprehensive Care (CCC) and Regional Clinical Program (RCP) criteria, as well as the online application and site review process, while answering questions from webinar attendees.

In this third webinar, Erika Berman Rosenzweig, MD; Richard Channick, MD; Murali Chakinala, MD; and Michael McGoon, MD discuss lessons learned from the PHCC pilot program, how PHA is rolling out this program, accreditation fees required to sustain the initiative and what will be provided to interested applicants in the PHCC Pre-Launch Packet.

Learn about the work of the PHA Board of Trustees, Scientific Leadership Council and other key stakeholders on this webinar. Originally held on April 30, 2014, listen as Dr. Murali Chakinala, Diane Ramirez, Dr. Erika Berman Rosenzweig and Melisa Wilson provide an overview of the PH Care Centers initiative and what it means for you.

In this second webinar, Richard Channick, MD; Murali Chakinala, MD; Ron Oudiz, MD; Abby Poms, RRT; and Joel Wirth, MD provide an in-depth overview of the criteria for designation as a Center of Comprehensive Care (CCC) or a Regional Clinical Program (RCP).

In this first webinar, Richard Channick, MD; Murali Chakinala, MD; Abby Poms, RRT; and Joel Wirth, MD; discuss the historical development, governance structure, and provide a broad overview of the PHCC criteria that are being considered for inclusion in the program.